Michael J. Gerhardt

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law

Samuel Ashe Distinguished Professor in Constitutional Law & Director, Center for Law and Government

Van Hecke-Wettach Hall, 160 Ridge Road

CB #3380

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Debate: Is the Filibuster Constitutional?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra, Vol. 158, p. 245, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Apr 2010
Josh Chafetz and Michael J. Gerhardt
Cornell Law School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 514 (40,975)
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Abstract:

Congress, Senate, Constitution, filibuster, obstruction, dilatory tactics, cloture, super-majority, majoritarianism, entrenchment

2.

Why the Catholic Majority on the Supreme Court May Be Unconstitutional

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 4, 2007, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 960410
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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3.

Non-Judicial Precedent

Vanderbilt Law Review, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1011505
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 05 Sep 2007
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 228 (97,445)
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The Politics of Early Justice: Federal Judicial Selection, 1789-1861

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2015
Michael J. Gerhardt and Michael Ashley Stein
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and William & Mary Law School
Downloads 91 (196,618)

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courts, Article III, judicial selection, judicial nominations, Senate advise and consent, judicial confirmation, judicial confirmation proceedings

5.

Constitutional Construction and Departmentalism: A Case Study of the Demise of the Whig Presidency

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2010, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1594362
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2010
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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6.

Is the Filibuster Constitutional?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 158, pp. 245-267, 2010, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1932700
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Sep 2011
Michael J. Gerhardt and Josh Chafetz
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Cornell Law School
Downloads 71 (234,412)
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filibuster, senate

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What's Old is New Again

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 86, 2006, University of North Carolina Legal Studies Research Paper No. 960411
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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8.

The Irrepressibility of Precedent

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 5, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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Nixon's Revenge

Texas Law Review See Also, Vol. 88, pp. 43-54, 2010 , UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1932703
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Sep 2011
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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The Rhetoric of Judicial Critique: From Judicial Restraint to the Virtual Bill of Rights

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 10, No. 3, 2002
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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11.

Elections Matter

34 Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy 827 (2011), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2306692
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Michael J. Gerhardt
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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